Weekly Claims Procedure

Effective July 15, 2019...
MDES will only accept weekly certifications and work searches by phone on Thursdays and Fridays from 8:00 am -12:00 pm and 1:00 pm-5:00 pm. You can file your weekly certifications and works searches online any time at mdes.ms.gov or through our free mobile app 2file UI.

Weekly Claims Procedures

Weekly claim certifications can be filed online. Failure to file your weekly claim certification in a timely manner as instructed will affect your benefits. A week begins on Sunday and ends on Saturday. You must file your weekly claims certification after the week has ended, but before the next week begins at 12:01 am on Sunday.

Example: If you are filing for week-ending June 9, 2013, you must file online before 12:01 am on Sunday, June 17, 2013.

Weekly Claim Certification filing Online

You may file your current weekly claim certification online through MDES’ ACCESS MS system. You must login with your user id and password or establish a new user id and password if you are not a current user. You may file online outside normal business hours.